The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
There's place and means for every man alive.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.